Electrical Transformer

What is an Electrical Transformer?

Temperature, climate and altitude all need to be taken in account in how an electrical transformer operates. Electricity travels across the country at very high voltages. A power line can be rated anywhere from 400,000 to 750,000 volts. Yet most household appliances don’t need anywhere near that much power. An electrical transformer takes the electricity and transforms it so that it can be used in our homes and businesses. An electrical transformer works on the very basic fact of electricity creating a magnetic field while it flows through the wire. If a second wire is put next to the first […]